Is the Australian Anglican Church too broad?

The Anglican Church of Australia is a diverse organisation, showcasing a variety of different expressions of ‘doing church’. Yet, amongst this diversity there has long been the expectation that there is a unity of belief, based on the historical documents of the Book of Common Prayer, the 39 Articles of Religion, and the constitution and … Read more…

What should we do with Manus?

With the reports of the poor conditions at the Manus Island Detention Centre, and this week’s resulting violence, our nation should be deeply concerned with the way that many legitimate refugees are being treated. As a nation that “abounds in nature’s gifts” and prides ourselves as having “boundless plains to share” with “those who’ve come … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning Sunday 16th February 2014

Weekendaway 2014 We’re going on holidays together! Join us for a great weekend of food, Bible teaching, fellowship, and an awesome waterside. Don’t miss out on our awesome church retreat on the weekend of 21st to 23rd March, only four weekends away! We’re heading away to the beautiful ‘Waterslea’ site in Nowra, to hear great talks from our guest speaker … Read more…

Is Schapelle innocent?

It would be difficult to avoid noticing that convicted drug trafficker, Schapelle Corby, has been released on parole from her Bali prison. Despite her conviction and her sentence, people continue to speculate about her innocence, regardless of the strength of evidence that supports the original decision by the Bali court. This public affair matters to … Read more…

News and events for the week beginning 9th February 2014

Weekendaway 2014 We’re going on holidays together! Join us for a great weekend of food, Bible teaching, fellowship, and an awesome waterside. Don’t miss out on our awesome church retreat on the weekend of 21st to 23rd March, only five weekends away! We’re heading away to the beautiful ‘Waterslea’ site in Nowra, to hear great talks from our guest speaker … Read more…

What’s God doing in the drought?

As our Aussie farmers wilt under the pressures of this latest drought in our land, we are reminded again of our dependence on God for all our everyday needs. So what are we to make of this drought? What is God doing in our sunburnt country? Well, we must remember Jesus’ words that God “sends … Read more…